Monochrome Tango

Title: Monochrome Tango
Year of Creation: 2024
Medium: Acrylic
Dimensions: 24 inches x 24 inches
Sale Price: $2,600 USD
Edition Type: Unique, 1 of 1
Current Location: New York, NY, USA

“Monochrome Tango” is a captivating piece from Gina Keatley that celebrates the dance of contrasts and subtleties within a singular palette. Measuring 24 inches by 24 inches, this unique acrylic painting created in 2024 is a favorite of the artist, expressing the dynamic interplay of shape and shadow on a minimalist canvas. Located in New York, NY this work exemplifies Keatley’s distinctive approach to abstract expressionism.

In this piece, a stark black line sweeps elegantly across the canvas, like a dancer in motion, carving through a textured field of grays and whites. The line’s path is both fluid and sharply defined, creating a visual rhythm that captivates and draws the eye along its length. Splatters and drops of black appear like musical notes accompanying the line, adding depth and a sense of spontaneity to the composition.

The interaction of matte and gloss finishes enhances the tactile quality of the work, inviting the viewer to feel the movement as much as see it. “Monochrome Tango” is not just an artwork; it is a performance captured in time, a dance of elements that are both harmonious and contrasting, reflecting the complexity of human emotions and interactions.